Security 177 – Social Media and Privacy

  Talk given on April 17th, 2018 at the East Brunswick Public Library on Security and privacy. We did a very introductory topic of what it means to share your data with social media services. We discussed what it means to assess risk, what Facebook has, how tracking and advertising works, and what to do […]

Security 176 – More Facebook Fallout

We are talking part 2 of the Facebook mess We are also quickly talking about: https://stopsesta.org/#facts https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/03/secure-messaging-more-secure-mess https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/drupal-fixes-drupalgeddon2-security-flaw-that-allows-hackers-to-take-over-sites/ . https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/02/cloud-act-dangerous-expansion-police-snooping-cross-border-data https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transport_Layer_Security#TLS_1.3 http://media.blubrry.com/inthirty/p/inthirty.net/podcasts/Security-176-MoreFacebook.mp3

Security 153 – Certificate Revocation Lists

[editor note: Tom is awesome in this. Me, not so much. I completely misunderstood how this worked.] So what happens when a certificate can no longer be trusted? How do you revoke trust, or the certificate? https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/07/https-certificate-revocation-is-broken-and-its-time-for-some-new-tools/ We are going into the weeks before defcon, where news is sparse. We recommend joining our WhatsApp group. […]

Security 130 – Unplug Your Toaster

We added a bitcoin link, in case you would like to donate: btc:1Mg4NYfdaRi38BookVJNqKrEkDRUnv6R78 We discuss the massive DDOS attack on Dyn, a large internet DNS provider, that took out a large chunk of the Internet on Friday Show Notes https://community.rapid7.com/community/infosec/blog/2016/10/25/multiple-bluetooth-low-energy-ble-tracker-vulnerabilities https://www.wired.com/2016/10/internet-outage-ddos-dns-dyn/ https://dyn.com/blog/dyn-statement-on-10212016-ddos-attack/ http://media.blubrry.com/inthirty/p/inthirty.net/podcasts/Security-130-Botnet.mp3

Security 129 – Veracrypt and Other VPNs

Veracrypt released their audit today, and there are some bugs. We discuss VPNs again, and again, and again. We finish with some more security news.   We added a bitcoin link, in case you would like to donate: btc:1Mg4NYfdaRi38BookVJNqKrEkDRUnv6R78 http://media.blubrry.com/inthirty/p/inthirty.net/podcasts/Security-129-Veracrypt.mp3